Wednesday, February 7, 2007
Wallace L. White
Wallace L. White, 81, of Slaton
this life Monday, Feb. 5, 2007.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m.,
Feb. 8, 2007 in Englunds Chapel
in Englewood Cemetery. Arrangements
the direction of Englunds Funeral
Wallace was born Dec. 30, 1925 in Arkansas
City, Cowley County, Kansas. He graduated
from Arkansas City High School and attended
college at Ark City Community College. He
moved to Slaton in 1946. He went to work
for the Santa Fe Railroad in 1945 in Arkansas
City, Kan. He had worked as a locomotive
engineer for 44 years in places like Arkansas
City, Slaton, Los Angeles and Gallup, NM.
Wallace retired in 1986.
Wallace married Wilma Jean DeBusk
6, 1948 in Slaton.
He severed in the US Navy during
was a member of Slaton's American
VFW, and Masonic Lodge.
Six brothers have preceded him in
He is survived by his wife, Wilma;
Steve and Stan White both of Lubbock;
Scharlett Satterwhite of Biggs,
Debbie Leon of Nevada City, Calif.;
J. P. White of Arkansas City, Kan.;
grandchildren; and six great grandchildren.